Bailey Road School is located on a hill, between Bailey Road and Cotswold Lane. Within the vicinity of the school are Penrose House and St Bernadette's Catholic Church. Views from the school include north to Rangitoto Island and south to Mangere, Manukau, Otahuhu and Manukau Harbour.
There is a swimming pool which has opened to the public during the summer months.
The school colours are peacock blue (teal) and dark blue.